Patricia Engel is the author of Vida , which was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year and a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Fiction Award and Young Lions Fiction Award, and the acclaimed novel It's Not Love, It's Just Paris , winner of the International Latino Book Award. Her work has appeared in The Atlantic , Boston Review , A Public Space , Harvard Review , and Guernica , among other publications and anthologies, and received numerous awards including a 2014 fellowship in literature from the National Endowment for the Arts.